Though the Buffalo Sabres have never captured a Stanley Cup in their 43-year history, the team has been the home of many successful NHL players. Today, we pay homage to 25 of the best men to sport the blue and gold (or the late 90s goat logo if you're into that).
Those who made the cut on this list include both Hall of Fame members and role players alike. Some were lifelong Sabres and others were only around for a short period of time. All of these players made a considerable impact on the team in their time in Buffalo.
In distinguishing from one player to another, there's an obvious degree of subjectivity. There's no way to make this an exact science, but the things taken into consideration are statistics, longevity and fan appreciation.
Let's dive in.